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By Elisabeth Luard

There are over 500 recipes during this vintage paintings from one of many country's most valuable foodstuff writers.

First released within the 1980 and 20 years within the making yet unavailable for a few years Elisabeth Luard has now revisited the paintings for the 1st time given that ebook to revise, extend and replace it.

The recipes come from twenty-five nations, starting from eire within the west to Roumania within the east, Iceland within the north to Turkey within the south. This huge, immense compendium covers greens dishes, Potato dishes, Bean, Lentils, Polenta and Cornmeal, Rice, Pasta and Noodles, Eggs, Milk and Cheeses, Fish, chicken, Small online game, beef, Shepherd's Meats, red meat, Breads and Yeast Pastries, candy Dishes, Herbs, Mushrooms and Fungi, Oils, and Preserves. Written with the scrupulous awareness to aspect and authenticity that's the hallmark of Elisabeth Luard's cookery writing, the recipes are peppered with hundreds and hundreds of attention-grabbing anecdotes and little identified evidence approximately neighborhood heritage and folklore.

Elisabeth Luard is the is the writer of ten cookbooks and volumes of autobiography.


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Season with allspice and pepper, upload water and wine, and permit all bubble up (if utilizing left over meat, upload it now). flavor and upload salt. flip down the warmth and go away to simmer for half-hour or so, until eventually the beef is soft (15 is adequate for leftovers). you'll want a little extra water–the final result will be juicy, now not dry. in the meantime, arrange the potato topping: peel the potatoes and bite. deliver them to boil in a wide pan of salted water and cook dinner till tender–about 20 mins. Drain and push via a potato ricer, or mash completely. hot the milk within the pan and beat it into the mashed potatoes; beat in part the butter, season with salt, pepper and nutmeg. Preheat the oven to 400°F/200°C/Gas 6. Butter a gratin dish and unfold a layer of mashed potato within the base. conceal with the beef, unfold with the reserved mushrooms, then conceal with one other layer of potato. Fork this up and gild it with egg yolk. Sprinkle with grated cheese and dot with butter. end in a sizzling oven for 20-30 mins to reheat the layers and brown and crisp the head. feedback: • Cottage pie, the English model of the dish, is two-layered–meat at the backside and potato at the best; it replaces the wine with Worcestershire sauce, replaces the mushrooms with carrot, and omits the completing of cheese and egg yolk. Shepherd’s pie is identical dish made with minced mutton or lamb. Leek makes a very good flavouring for the topping. YORKSHIRE pork SAUSAGES (England) within the beef-rearing geographical region of Yorkshire, sausages have been made with the components of the animal that may now not be roasted. The breadcrumbs stability the heaviness of the suet. volume: adequate for 6-8 humans Time: practise: half-hour Cooking: 20 mins 1kg/2 lb lean pork 500g/1 lb pork suet 250g/8 ounces clean breadcrumbs 1 teaspoon floor thyme 1 teaspoon freshly floor white pepper 1 ½ teaspoon floor allspice ½ teaspoon salt Sausage skins Utensils: A funnel for filling the skins–a mincer with a sausage attachment makes the task easier–and a frying pan Mince the beef and pound the entire parts jointly to make a soft paste. Stuff into sausage skins as for red meat sausages yet make the sausages quite longer than ordinary. Their color will be a powerful purple. Fry them in a bit dripping till crisp. Serve with mashed potatoes and a jug of gravy, as for red meat sausages. Or drop part a dozen of them right into a Yorkshire pudding batter to make a toad-in-the-hole for 4 Yorkshire appetites. A pint of most sensible Yorkshire sour retains the dish right corporation. CEPHALONIAN red meat STEW WITH QUINCE AND CINNAMON Stifado Kefallinias (Greece) From the main southerly of the Ionian Islands. The oriental spicing within the dish is Venetian–the Doges held the islands via a number of centuries. volume: Serves four Time: practise: half-hour Cooking: 1 hour 1kg/2 lb younger beef–shoulder or leg 500g/1 lb pickling onions 1 eco-friendly pepper 1 tablespoon clarified butter 1 tablespoon raisins three cloves a number of coriander seeds, beaten 1 brief stick cinnamon 300ml/½ pint purple wine Salt and pepper to complete 2-3 ripe quinces a splash of wine vinegar Utensils: A frying pan Wipe the beef and minimize into bite-sized items.

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